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Synonyms for housing
ˈhaʊ zɪŋhous·ing

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  1. housingnoun

    accommodation, covering, case, casing, lodging, lid, cover

  2. housingnoun

    The activity of enclosing something or providing a residence for someone.

    cover, lid, covering, accommodation, casing, case, lodging

  3. housingnoun

    Residences, collectively.

    She lives in low-income housing.

    case, lodging, lid, cover, casing, accommodation, covering

  4. housingnoun

    A mechanical component's container or covering.

    The gears were grinding against their housing.

    lid, cover, accommodation, lodging, case, casing, covering

  5. housingnoun

    A cover or cloth for a horse's saddle, as an ornamental or military appendage; a saddlecloth; a horse cloth; in plural, trappings.

    case, lid, covering, lodging, accommodation, cover, casing

  6. housingnoun

    An appendage to the hames or collar of a harness.

    lodging, case, cover, lid, covering, casing, accommodation

Princeton's WordNet

  1. housing, lodging, living accommodationsnoun

    structures collectively in which people are housed

    lodging, living accommodations, lodgment, caparison, lodgement, trapping

  2. housingnoun

    a protective cover designed to contain or support a mechanical component

    lodging, living accommodations, caparison, trapping

  3. caparison, trapping, housingnoun

    stable gear consisting of a decorated covering for a horse, especially (formerly) for a warhorse

    trapping, caparison, lodging, living accommodations

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. housingnoun

    horse-cloth, saddle-cloth

  2. housingnoun

    covering, protection (from the weather)

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  1. Kamala Harris:

    We had over 200 years of slavery, we had Jim Crow for almost a century. We had legalized discrimination, segregation and now we have segregation and discrimination that is not legal but still exists and is a barrier to progress. We have disparities around housing. We have disparities around education. We have disparities around income. And we have to recognize that everybody did not start out on an equal footing in this country. And in particular black people have not.

  2. Yair Lapid:

    I hope to change things for the better, For 30 years this country has been about left versus right. Now we want to change things on the inside: national service, education, housing, a middle class that cannot finish the month.

  3. George Ratiu:

    Today's SP Case-Shiller Index highlights a housing market experiencing a renewed sense of urgency in February, as buyers worked through a small number of homes for sale in an effort to get ahead of surging mortgage rates.

  4. Mark Ryavec:

    They never finished the job, they never got the last 70. They never got them either in psychiatric care or the meds, the rehab, the housing, whatever it is they still need, they just gave up and declared victory, and it wasn’t over.

  5. Jeffrey Smith:

    He gets workers to go get people to sign up on a sheet of paper for an absentee ballot, say you live in a Section 8 housing area, they will collect these requests. Leslie McCrae Dowless says you don't have to leave your house, you can just vote at home.

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